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Advanced multidisciplinary cardiac and surgical care 

Maimonides Doctors Brighton Beach provides patients with the highest level of medical and surgical expertise in a new, state-of-the-art facility with the most advanced technology.

Multidisciplinary services include the Shaknovich Cardiology Wellness Institute, cardiology, cardiothoracic surgery, vascular surgery, general surgery, breast surgery, pulmonology, and endocrinology, with more to come.

Combining the expertise of Maimonides’ renowned Centers of Excellence with the Shaknovich Cardiology Wellness Institute, this new facility reflects Maimonides’ dedication to clinical excellence, innovation, a superior patient experience, and continued expansion to improve healthcare in Brooklyn.

Our new post-COVID Wellness Program—a community-based initiative for patients who have recovered from COVID

Whether you have recovered from severe manifestations of COVID-19, or have successfully self-quarantined at home with milder symptoms, or only tested positive for the virus but now have concerns related to this new and multifaceted illness, our multilingual staff is here to help.

We collaborate with your primary-care, family physician to offer adult patients (19 and older) comprehensive evaluation, testing, and long-term management of post-COVID-19 conditions. Our coordinated, multidisciplinary team (comprised of a pulmonologist, cardiologists, neurologist, vascular specialist, nephrologist, endocrinologist, behavioral health specialists, and other specialists) will treat you in the safe environment of our spacious office with on-site cleaning services and, for existing patients, extended hours via telemedicine.

To learn more about our COVID Wellness Program, call (718) 635-5577

Maimonides nationally renowned surgeons and specialists

  • Patrick Borgen, MD, Chair, Surgery & Director, Breast Cancer Program
  • Alexander Shaknovich, MD, Director Shaknovich Cardiology Wellness Institute
  • Anastasia Nikitina, MD, Cardiology
  • Elena Bezoff, DO, Cardiology
  • Helen Khilkin-Sogoloff, DO, Pulmonology
  • Igor Brichkov, MD, Thoracic Surgery
  • Alexander Shiferson, DO, Vascular Surgery

Shaknovich Cardiology Wellness Institute in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn

World-class care for optimal cardiac wellness

For over 25 years, Dr. Alexander Shaknovich and his dedicated team of outstanding physicians and clinicians at the Shaknovich Cardiology Wellness Institute have been caring for patients and their families in Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens.

They are renowned cardiac and pulmonary specialists with a well-earned reputation for delivering highly personalized up-to-date care for a comprehensive range of cardiovascular symptoms and chronic conditions and offering the most advanced diagnostics and treatments.

Dr. Shaknovich is an expert in coronary angiography and one of the pioneers of coronary stenting. He has treated patients from across the country and abroad.

We offer:

  • 24-hour Ambulatory ECG
  • Carotid Artery Scanning
  • Complete in-house laboratory facilities
  • Coronary Angiography and Stenting at Maimonides Medical Center
  • CT Coronary Angiography
  • CT Scan Screening
  • Echocardiography
  • Exercise Tolerance Testing
  • Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Pulmonary function testing, allergy testing, and nasopharyngoscopy
  • Spacious, modernized office space

As a team of loyal and dedicated patient advocates, we guide you and your family in making well-informed decisions about your cardiac, pulmonary, and diabetes care needs and help you achieve optimal cardiac wellness – while ensuring access to all the resources of Maimonides Medical Center.

Our location 

The Shaknovich Cardiology Wellness Institute
Maimonides Doctors Brighton Beach
3209 Coney Island Avenue, 2nd Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11235